Recognizing Academic Excellence

Mount Saint Vincent University offers prizes and awards are given to in-course students. The criteria for each prize and award varies depending on academic achievement, extra-curricular activity, and involvement within the Mount Community.

Please note that the listing of awards and prizes is accurate, but that changes may occur. For more information about a particular prize and/or award, contact the Academic department or Financial Services.


There are a number of prizes available for academic achievement in various subject areas. Please refer to the Prizes page to see the full list.

Awards of Merit

There are several awards from academic departments that are based on a variety of achievements. These facts may include academic excellence, extracurricular activities, and community involvement. Some awards have a deadline and may need a letter as part of the application. Please consult with the department for more information.

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